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John F. Parker Middle School
60 Williams Street
Mr. Michael Byron, Principal
Ms. Carolyn Blennau, Assistant Principal
Grades 5 - 7
Tier II 8:20 AM - 2:35 PM
Who was John F. Parker?
John F. Parker (1907-1992) became Mayor of Taunton in 1947 at the age of 39. Prior to his election, Parker had served nine years on the School Committee and worked at the Taunton Daily Gazette, where he wrote a popular sports column, “Time Out.” In 1952, Parker was elected to the State Senate, representing the First Bristol District. (Source: "A History of Taunton Massachusetts," William F. Hanna, 2007.)
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